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19th Nov '16 1:33:04 PM res20stupid
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* Found during the first Prague level in ''VideoGame/Sly2BandOfThieves'', set in a prison. One of the first objectives of the level is Bentley rescuing Sly from the box after [[spoiler: he and Bentley were betrayed by Neyla in the last level]]. Sly got thrown in there for fighting, giving Bentley the best opportunity to bust him out [[spoiler: by launching a train at the prison.]]

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* Found during the first Prague level in ''VideoGame/Sly2BandOfThieves'', set in a prison. One of the first objectives of the level is Bentley rescuing Sly from the box after [[spoiler: he and Bentley Murray were betrayed by Neyla in the last level]]. Sly got thrown in there for fighting, giving Bentley the best opportunity to bust him out [[spoiler: by launching a train at the prison.]]
19th Nov '16 1:32:41 PM res20stupid
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* Found during the first Prague level in ''VideoGame/Sly2BandOfThieves'', set in a prison. One of the first objectives of the level is Bentley rescuing Sly from the box after [[spoiler: he and Bentley were betrayed by Neyla in the last level]]. Sly got thrown in there for fighting, giving Bentley the best opportunity to bust him out [[spoiler: by launching a train at the prison.]]
31st Oct '16 3:07:55 AM jormis29
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* In ''Film/{{Life}}'' prisoners are punished with time in "The Hole," which is an outhouse sized shed with no light or plumbing out in the sun in the South.

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* In ''Film/{{Life}}'' ''Film/{{Life|1999}}'' prisoners are punished with time in "The Hole," which is an outhouse sized shed with no light or plumbing out in the sun in the South.
25th Oct '16 3:26:19 PM nombretomado
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* In ''Film/StirCrazy'', GeneWilder asks for an extra day in The Box when they come to get him out. He's just TooKinkyToTorture.

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* In ''Film/StirCrazy'', GeneWilder Creator/GeneWilder asks for an extra day in The Box when they come to get him out. He's just TooKinkyToTorture.
18th Oct '16 7:09:57 PM nombretomado
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* In "TheOneWith [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Chandler In a Box]]" from ''{{Friends}}'', after Chandler kisses Joey's girlfriend behind his back and says he'd do anything to get Joey to forgive him, Joey concocts a punishment of putting Chandler in a large box[[note]]As Joey mentions in the episode, this is a call back to when Joey willingly locked himself inside their entertainment center, which allowed the roommates to be robbed of just about everything they owned.[[/note]]. Chandler then spends Thanksgiving dinner inside the box (and Matthew Perry really did stay inside the box for his scenes).

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* In "TheOneWith [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Chandler In a Box]]" from ''{{Friends}}'', ''Series/{{Friends}}'', after Chandler kisses Joey's girlfriend behind his back and says he'd do anything to get Joey to forgive him, Joey concocts a punishment of putting Chandler in a large box[[note]]As Joey mentions in the episode, this is a call back to when Joey willingly locked himself inside their entertainment center, which allowed the roommates to be robbed of just about everything they owned.[[/note]]. Chandler then spends Thanksgiving dinner inside the box (and Matthew Perry really did stay inside the box for his scenes).
4th Jul '16 8:04:08 AM Eddy1215
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* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/CatDog'' when Dog's disregarding of pool rules get the pair locked up, Cat deliberately gets them thrown into a hot box to teach Dog the value of the rules. Eventually, Dog breaks down and begins saying a MadnessMantra of "I will obey the rules", just when their time in the hot box is up...[[{{Jerkass}} only for Rancid Rabbit to decide to keep them in it for another two months]], resulting in Cat realizing that ''Dog'' was right.

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* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/CatDog'' when Dog's disregarding of Rancid Rabbit's outrageous pool rules get the pair locked up, Cat deliberately gets them thrown into a hot box to teach Dog the value of the rules. Eventually, Dog breaks down and begins saying a MadnessMantra of "I will obey the rules", just when their time in the hot box is up...[[{{Jerkass}} only for Rancid Rabbit Rancid]] [[ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem to decide to keep them in it for another two months]], [[HourglassPlot resulting in Cat realizing realizing]] that ''Dog'' ''[[DumbassHasAPoint Dog]]'' [[DumbassHasAPoint was right.right]].
20th May '16 3:15:24 PM HeroGal2347
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* In the ''Series/TheATeam'' episode "Bad Time on the Border", Hannibal Smith is kept for some time in a box of corrugated scrap metal in the heat of the middle of the day.

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* In the ''Series/TheATeam'' episode "Bad "[[Recap/TheATeamS2E4BadTimeOnTheBorder Bad Time on the Border", Border]]", Hannibal Smith is kept for some time in a box of corrugated scrap metal in the heat as the sun rises higher (the villain taunts him that it's not even noon yet). While it doesn't kill him (or even stop him from making with the wisecracks), it's heavily implied that it would have killed him eventually had the bad guys not decided to dump him off the back of the middle of the day.truck instead.
9th May '16 9:03:55 AM Morgenthaler
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* Done in the ''Magazine/{{MAD}}'' parody of ''KungFu'' (referenced above).

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* Done in the ''Magazine/{{MAD}}'' parody of ''KungFu'' ''Series/KungFu'' (referenced above).
4th May '16 7:15:38 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''Dragon and Slave'' by TimothyZahn, there are sheds that do this.

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* In ''Dragon and Slave'' by TimothyZahn, Creator/TimothyZahn, there are sheds that do this.



* In ''[[{{Gor}} Captive of Gor]]'', Elinor is locked into a slave box for eighteen days to break her spirit after repeated minor offenses.

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* In ''[[{{Gor}} ''[[Literature/{{Gor}} Captive of Gor]]'', Elinor is locked into a slave box for eighteen days to break her spirit after repeated minor offenses.



* ''KungFu'': Caine finds himself in a two-man Box, and teaches the other man in the box to meditate so as to avoid the torturous aspects of being in the box. The guards & other prisoners are amazed that they're able to leave under their own power instead of being carried out.

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* ''KungFu'': ''Series/KungFu'': Caine finds himself in a two-man Box, and teaches the other man in the box to meditate so as to avoid the torturous aspects of being in the box. The guards & other prisoners are amazed that they're able to leave under their own power instead of being carried out.
27th Feb '16 8:01:48 PM jormis29
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* ''Film/DasExperiment'', based on the infamous StanfordPrisonExperimentt, recycled in Germany.

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* ''Film/DasExperiment'', based on the infamous StanfordPrisonExperimentt, StanfordPrisonExperiment, recycled in Germany.
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